Private Cabin in the Western Mountains on the Swift River in Byron, Maine(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
5 Acres of well groomed private yard with 800' of River Frontage
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Fully furnished 2 Bedroom, 1 1/2 bath log sided cabin sitting right on the edge of the Swift River. 800' of private riverfront with cobbly and sandy beaches and swimming holes.
Large well manicured yard well off of the road.
Walking distance to the beautiful Coos Canyon scenic area.
Hiking trails, miles of woods roads for mountain biking, ATV and snowmobile trails, gold panning, fishing or just sit on the beach and relax to the sound of the River.
Gorgeous scenic views in the area, as well as the potential to see Moose and other wildlife.
Within 1 hour of Sunday River Ski Resort in Bethel and Saddleback Mountain Ski Resort in Rangeley. Sugarloaf Mountain Ski Resort is 1 hr. 15 mins.
Master Bedroom with queen size bed. Guest bedroom with a bunk bed setup of a full size bed on the bottom and a twin size bed on the top. Rollaway also available. Linens supplied.
Cute Kitchen with microwave, full refrigerator with ice maker, apartment size electric range, dishes and cooking utensils.
Free satellite WiFi internet, DVD player. No cable.
Propane Fireplace, ceiling fans, air conditioning.
Outside area with a picnic table, barbecue grill, campfire ring, lawn chairs and horseshoe pit.
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Member since: 2014
- 900 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 5
- Events Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
- Master Bedroom with 2 large windows--one overlooking the yard and the other overlooking the river. Keeping the window cracked open a bit allows you to sleep to its soothing sounds. Queen size bed, 1 bureau and a chair provided. Guest Bedroom has a bunk bed setup of a full bed on bottom and a twin bed on top. Two Windows overlooking the river. Both bedrooms have ceiling fans. A Roll-A-Way is provided for a 6th guest. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Away From It All
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Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Lawn / Garden
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Housekeeping 1-time fee $75 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 9%
Base rate is for up to 2 adults AND 2 children .
Additional guests require a fee of $10.00 per guest per night.
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Security/Damage deposit is required within 7 days of booking to hold your reservation.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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*GOLD PROSPECTING on the Swift River. Visit Coos Canyon Rock & Gift Shop for free demonstrations on gold panning and rent or purchase equipment to go to the river and pan on your own. (Panning permitted on property)
*Cruise along the National Scenic Byway from the Cabin to the mountain resort town of Rangeley for spectacular views of the mountains and lakes and a chance to view MOOSE grazing along the roadside.
*Visit the HEIGHT OF LAND look off to view amazing sunsets over the lakes and mountain ranges.
*Hike to ANGEL FALLS or climb TUMBLEDOWN MOUNTAIN.
*Swim in the gorge at COOS CANYON, or right in front of the Cabin, or just lounge on the ledges or beach.
*Take a day trip or 2 viewing waterfalls and scenic roads.
*Ride your MOUNTAIN BIKE on some of the plentiful dirt roads in the area.
*Visit SUNDAY RIVER or SADDLEBACK MOUNTAIN SKI AREAS, both within an hour of the Cabin, or SUGARLOAF MTN. SKI AREA 75 minutes away.
*SNOWMOBILE or ATV on the well maintained trail systems, right from the Cabin.
*Go FISHING in the Swift River, local streams or at the lakes in the area.
*HUNTING is popular in the Fall
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Rosey is a lifelong resident of Byron and Bob, who grew up in a neighboring town, moved to Byron in 2002. Bob is an Electrical Contractor and Rosey owns the Coos Canyon Rock & Gift Shop just up the road from the Cabin. The river is the common link which brought us together. We both were prospecting for gold in the same area along the river, and we found the greatest treasure of all -- each other. We both love the outdoors and enjoy all of the activities which are provided through the nature that surrounds us. We built this cabin together knowing one day we would build another home on a 100 acre piece of property which we own at the other end of town. Thus, our Cabin became available to rent.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The Swift River is the most important aspect of our property. Besides the fun recreational activities it provides, it is also soothing and meditative. Nothing eases the stresses of daily life better than spending time along the Swift River. And this cabin is built right on the edge of the water.
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View of the cabin from the driveway.
Looking up the Swift River in front of the cabin
Porch overlooking the river
Upstairs 1/2 Bath
Many miles of groomed snowmobile trails are accessible right from the driveway.
Looking down the Swift River in front of the cabin
Looking out over the river from the kitchen.
Living Room with a great view of the river
Master Bedroom overlooking the river
Upstairs 1/2 Bath
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017
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